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Best Fawlty Towers Episodes

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List of the best Fawlty Towers episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. Although only 12 episodes of this British sitcom were made, it still continues to have a cult following. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Fawlty Towers episodes of all time are. Fans of Fawlty Towers are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

Episodes here include everything from The Germans to The Anniversary. What is the best Fawlty Towers episode of all time? Look below and find out.


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    Oct 24 1975 Sybil goes into the hospital for toe surgery, leaving Basil to cope with a fire drill single-handed. After a couple of blows on the head, Basil tells some German guests where Germany went wrong in

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    The Builders Sep 26 1975 "The Builders" is the second episode in the first series of the BBC TV sitcom Fawlty Towers.

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    The Kipper and the Corpse Mar 12 1979 Unknown to Basil, a guest dies in the night and he tries to serve him breakfast anyway and an obnoxious woman insists on service for her dog.

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    Communication Problems Feb 19 1979 "Communication Problems" is the first episode of the second series of BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers and the seventh episode overall. It is also known as Mrs Richards.

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    Gourmet Night Oct 17 1975 To bring the right type of crowd into the hotel Basil establishes a Gourmet Night.

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    A Touch of Class Sep 19 1975 An confidence trickster comes to stay at the hotel, just after Basil has taken an ad in a posh magazine to upgrade the clientele.

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    The Psychiatrist Feb 26 1979 "The Psychiatrist" is the second episode of the second series of BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers.

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    Basil the Rat Oct 25 1979 "Basil the Rat" is the sixth and final episode of the second series of the BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers and the final episode of the programme as a whole.

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    Waldorf Salad Mar 05 1979 "Waldorf Salad" is the third episode of the second series of the BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers. Directed by Bob Spiers, it first aired on 5 March 1979.

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    The Hotel Inspectors Oct 10 1975 Some inspectors are in town and Basil gets paranoid, so he alternately fawns over and offends his guests.

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    The Wedding Party Oct 03 1975 Basil wants 'none of that' going on in his rooms and suspects some guests and Polly of carrying on.

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    The Anniversary Mar 19 1979 Sybil leaves before Basil's surprise anniversary party and Basil spends the evening trying to convince their friends she's ill.

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